Emily Greengard, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Emily Greengard

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-626-2778

Fax 612-626-2815

Office Address:
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
MMC 484 Mayo
420 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
MMC 484 Mayo
8366C (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Lynn Levercom Wodziak

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Fellowship Program Director and Faculty Member, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Pediatric Hematologist / Oncologist

MD, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Residency in Pediatrics, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


Dr. Greengard is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at the University of Minnesota. She is currently the Fellowship Director for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.

Dr. Greengard received her medical degree in 2004 from Saint Louis University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Pediatrics in 2007 at the Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL, and completed her fellowship in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology in 2010 at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. From 2007-2010, Dr. Greengard acted as an Instructor in Pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Dr. Greengard’s research has focused on utilizing novel agents for the treatment of cancer in children. In 2010, she completed a project to develop a novel agent to treat pediatric malignancies. Within the arena of childhood cancers, she has specific interest in neuroblastoma and sarcomas. She also has a longstanding interest in pediatric palliative care.

Awards & Recognition

  • Team Science Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota (2020)
  • Innovator in Translational Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota (2018)
  • Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors” (2016-2019, 2021)
  • Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors, Rising Star Edition” (2015-2017)



  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Pediatrics


Journey Clinic - Center for Children with Cancer and Blood Disorders

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Clinical Interests

Phase I clinical trials in pediatric cancer; Neuroblastoma; Sarcomas